movement, particularly on the media side, there's no adult supervision. this is what happens when you hand things off to sort of these media carnival barkers, like limbaugh, like glenn beck, and newt gingrich, clearly is a media figure. you know, they have taxed so far to the right, no one wants to be left off of the crazy train. >> no adult supervision. what do people like mitch mcconnell and john boehner, who have made their living in the center, who draw federal paychecks from a majority of people in their district, who vote for them, who do not include a majority of nuts, obviously. don't they ever -- is there a whistle in this playground, to make your point? no adult supervision. a great line. here he is, former secretary of state colin powell, the very opposite in being of newt gingrich on "meet the press" yesterday. let's listen. >> mr. gingrich does these things from time to time, with a big, bold statement and he does it occasionally to make news and also stir up dust. it may appeal to the fringe elements of the party, but i don't think it appeals to all republicans.